Event hopes to end sex trafficking in the Miami Valley

WDTN

[anvplayer video=”397625″ /]

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – Tonight a group of people dressed up in retro-90’s costumes are hoping to make a difference when it comes to sex trafficking.

An international issue is here in our own backyard.

Experts on the topic like Tonya Folks say, every year, more than a thousand Ohio children are victims of human trafficking and 3,000 more at risk of becoming victims.

“Many, many of them are child victims who were never rescued, when we realized the extent of the problem, we stood up ‘Be Free Dayton'” said Tonya Folks, Be Free Dayton co-founder.

Be Free Dayton- a non profit organization hoping to end sex trafficking in the Miami Valley.

“We have a before, and after approach and no one else in the country is battling sex trafficking that comprehensively because of that people from all over the united states are contacting us asking us…

View original post 268 more words

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s